Friday 29th February 2008 – Cornwall Bird Reports

Todays Birding highlights in Cornall include:

Tehidy – **HUME’S LEAF WARBLER** still in scrub at back of cafe.

Drift – *CATTLE EGRET* (13) still in fields at Treganhoe Farm. Also GLAUCOUS GULL (2w) again in fields at Sancreed and ICELAND GULL (2 juvs) on reservoir

Hayle EstuaryGLAUCOUS GULL (juv) off Causeway this morning (probably the same bird in St Ives Harbour this afternoon). Also Med Gull (ad, 1w and 2w)

Newlyn ICELAND GULL (juv) off rocks by Tolcarne Inn late morning

Trevose HeadLAPLAND BUNTING (5) still in fields opposite coastguard Cottages. Also Brambling (20), Merlin and RT Diver (25+) off Lifeboat Station this afternoon

Stithians Reservoir – *CATTLE EGRET* still on Golden Lion cutoff. Also Bittern still on southern cutoff.

HelstonYellow-browed Warbler still at Lower Nansloe Farm and ‘Siberian’ Chiffchaff again

Marazion‘Siberian’ Chiffchaff still at Longrock Pool and Water Pipit on beach.

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